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Mondee, which works to match travel agents with airlines, is set to close a deal with a PSPC to go public for around $ 1 billion, the Wall Street Journal writes. Mondee could potentially merge with ITHAX Acquisition Group, according to the report, and the deal could be announced by Monday (December 20). Founded in …

– Junction creates a new travel ecosystem where personalization, convenience and flexibility are just a click away LONDON, December 2, 2021 / CNW / – Snowfall, the travel technology company, today announced the launch of Junction, the next-generation travel platform that enables suppliers, resellers and partners to deliver the next generation of travel. Junction gives …

Yanolja, Good Choice partners with travel agenciesBy Yi Whan-woo The country’s two leading startups in the online travel market – Yanolja and Good Choice – are capitalizing on their strengths as platform operators to expand their businesses before the government launches its “Living with COVID-19” policy. This decision is based on the confidence-based success of …

BANGKOK (The Nation / Asia News Network): “Locanation,” the first online travel agency that does not collect commissions from hotels, was launched to provide more choice for Thai travelers. This platform, which looks like other online travel agencies like Agoda or Traveloka, was launched on October 1 as part of the Tourism Authority of Thailand …

Argentina based travel search engine Tourism raised $ 6 million and made its second acquisition in less than a year, acquiring the Brazilian company Quanto Custa Viajar. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Turismocity acquired Dallas-based FareCompare in December 2020, allowing it to expand beyond its original focus on Latin America in the United …

Gurugram-based Travenues Technology Ltd, which operates the ixigo travel booking app, has filed the Draft Red Herring Prospectus (DRHP) with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) to raise 1,600 crore of Rupees through its Initial Public Offering (IPO). According to the initial prospectus submitted to SEBI, the IPO of ixigo would include a …

Skift take In what could be the launch of the travel industry’s longest-running booking tool, the final version will appeal to many small businesses, but it could have offered a lot more. Matthew Parsons, Skift Travel search engine Kayak finally launched its business travel booking tool, after nearly two years of preparation. But during this …

DUBA, WATER and SOUTHLAKE, Texas, July 13, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Cleartrip, the premier online travel and leisure aggregator in the Middle East, signed a multi-year agreement with Saber Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), the leading software and technology company that powers the global travel industry. The extended long-term agreement makes Saber a partner in Cleartrip’s …

AppWatch Traveling can be a hassle. Flights, luggage, hotels, car rentals, it’s all a puzzle. Using an online travel agency is your best bet if you want to travel in style and with peace of mind. JustFly was designed to do just that. Becoming one of the top air travel agencies in the United States …

Discounted rates, free parking and free nights are among the incentives that San Diego hotels are now offering as part of a tourism marketing campaign to increase overnight stays during the much less busy week periods that suffer as a result. of the pandemic. With summer now in the rearview mirror and meeting and convention …

LONDON–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Corona has long been synonymous with the beach and the natural world. After months of confinement, the brand wants to reconnect people with the outdoors, which is now more beautiful than ever. To get out of the world and explore nature with care, Corona is launching a travel platform called “Rediscover Paradise”. …

News Roundup: More than a million hotel listings and trip planning on the new integrated travel platform BlackBook, Wirecard’s partnership with Chinese Yeepay to “internationalize” payments, extension of Grab routes in Japan and in the Middle-East Hospitality: Book rooms and plan trips on the new BlackBook travel platform BlackBook for booking rooms and planning trips …

Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park Agency (TNBTS) to implement a online reservation system from December 1 for visitors using the services provided by travel agencies, tour operators and event organizers. Meanwhile, domestic and foreign travelers who visit the destination without using such services, alone or in groups, can choose to book online or purchase tickets …

The 2019 ICC World Cup boosted online ticket and hotel bookings in the UK by 50% this summer. Bookings for the third week of June are the highest when India plays the mother of all cricket battles – against Pakistan on June 16 at Old Trafford, Manchester. Electronic travel companies receive bookings from the corporate …

Hotel tonight If you want something fancy or fancy, try HotelTonight. The list of properties is small – think of it as a curated list of the best available – and broken down into different categories: Trendy, Charming, Luxurious, Solid, and Basic, the latter two being reserved for more common stays (think DoubleTree). A search …

Advance reservations are generally made up to 120 days in advance for all classes and trains. Indian Railways offers online ticket reservation through its electronic ticketing branch, IRCTC or Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, as well as rail booking offices and authorized travel agencies (offline reservations). The Indian Railways Administration reserves seats, bunks, compartments …

Skift take It turns out that TUI is not immune to the challenges facing the rest of the European travel market. Patrick Whyte, Skift European travel company TUI Group has spent the last few years moving away from its past as a tour operator, and looking at its latest financial results, it’s easy to see …

Ah, the cheeky. Since Expedia changed its name from Expedia Inc. to Expedia Group in March, it has marketed itself as “the world’s travel platform”. At the company’s partner conference in December, executives took to the stage in Las Vegas and variously described the company as either already “the world’s travel platform” or aspiring to …

Jeff Katz wants to make travel better for consumers, and he’s partnered with some of the biggest companies in the industry to help him do it. If this sounds vaguely familiar, it should. Katz founded and directed Orbitz, which started in Chicago in 2000, supported by five major airlines, and was absorbed by Expedia in …

Skift take It is so rare to see anything new in online travel. The added benefit of Expedia appears to be a new wrinkle, and HotelTonight’s Today’s Daily Drop is a flash sale variant that wears off in 15 minutes. Both offer hoteliers new ways to target travelers, who can find great deals. Dennis Schaal, …

Meetingsbooker.com, the global leader in online meeting room bookings, has scoured its data to compile a detailed report outlining key trends surrounding online meeting venue discovery and booking. The report titled “Online Meeting Bookings Brings in the Numbers You Need to Know” highlights the rapid digitization of this multi-billion dollar industry from an offline transaction …

Meetingsbooker.com took a look at their data to compile a detailed report outlining key trends surrounding online meeting room discovery and booking. The report titled “Online Meeting Bookings Brings the Numbers You Need to Know” highlights the rapid digitization of this multi-billion industry from an offline transaction to a fast online solution. Meetingsbooker.com, the global …

Google Search is a powerful search engine and it doesn’t hurt to focus on data because the brand goes far beyond just search results. They have now introduced a new feature that allows you to find the best hotel deals by browsing the map and booking flight tickets directly. While it’s known that Google certainly …

News Office (The Jakarta Post) Jakarta ● Sun 22 October 2017 2017-10-22 08:07 1489 1f87594453bb792833e1ece3a2577118 1 Tips end-of-year-vacations, promotions-end-of-year-vacations, vacations, # vacations, trips, # trips, trips, # trips To free The end of the year is generally considered the perfect time to go on vacation. Online hotel reservation service by Pegipegi.com Devi Agustina, Head of …

US online travel agencies (OTAs) continue to rise and have increased their share of the total travel market. Driven mainly by the hotel and mobile industries, OTA online reservations are now growing faster than those of suppliers, which are on the decline. Photo: Phocuswright The share of OTAs in the online travel market reached 39% …

Skift take Online hotel bookings remain much more valuable than online short-term rental bookings and will experience greater online growth in the long term as more travelers use their devices to book a room and stay. move away from alternative booking methods. Dan Peltier, Skift There is no doubt that short-term rentals have caused a …

Big hotel chains are becoming aware of competition from online travel portals as more and more travelers choose to book online. Online travel agencies or OTAs like MakeMyTrip and Yatra typically charge a 10-12% hotel commission on each accommodation booked. “We want more online bookings to go through our own channels, where the cost is …

Sometimes there may be a little too lots of disturbances. So goes the thesis of Joost Schreve, the former head of mobile for TripAdvisor, who left the company last November and launched his own startup, KimKim, in December. The fledgling company — backed by million-dollar investors including NFX Guild — caters to the many people …

Online travel agencies (OTAs) which were instrumental in sustaining occupancy rates during the difficult years of the 1990s have been accused of exploiting their position of strength in a way that violates the rules of fair competition. Following a number of actions and investigations in the UK (Med Hotels, Skoosh, IHG), class actions in California …

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No wonder people are still turning to travel agencies to book their trips. When things go wrong for travelers, they expect someone to help them. It’s frustrating to wade through electronic phone prompts to reach an airline reservation agent or online travel agency customer service. Companies like Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, Quikbook, and Hotels.com (and, to …